> I get this message when trying to format my mp3 usb thumb drive in command
> prompt through windows. i also get the error message
> "STATUS_IO_DEVICE_ERROR". any help on this would be muchly appreciated.
> also there is some information about a hotfix from the microsoft website
> about this issue http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=836618 but unfortuately
> have not heard back from microsoft about this hotfix.